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Re: svnadmin create user permissions

From: Stanley Klemme <s.klemme_at_acfr.usyd.edu.au>
Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2009 23:15:06 +1000

just out of curiosity - have you tried chgrp aswell?

cheers

stanley

On 16/06/2009 10:53 PM, Domenico Nappo wrote:
> Good afternoon,
>
> sorry to post a message with a similar topic you had in the past
> (http://subversion.tigris.org/ds/viewMessage.do?dsForumId=1065&dsMessageId=869116
> <http://subversion.tigris.org/ds/viewMessage.do?dsForumId=1065&dsMessageId=869116>)
> but it seems a slightly different kind of problem, here.
>
> When I execute svnadmin create repo, I get the following error:
>
> svnadmin: Repository creation failed
> svnadmin: Creating db lock file
> svnadmin: Can't open file 'repo/locks/db.lock': Permission denied
>
> However, I can see in my directory:
>
> drwx------ 4 myuser mygroup 4096 Jun 16 14:12 efg-repo
>
> It seems that repository (and its subdirs) has been created with my user
> as owner. Strangely, I cannot perform chown or chmod on those files
> (Permission denied).
>
> Can you help me, please?
>
> Thanks in advance.
>
>
>

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